Sokolower played football at New York University in the 1910s; he was also a member of the baseball team.
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Before his career at NYU, Sokolower played football at Morris High School in the Bronx. He then moved to NYU and was a four-year letterwinner and a teammate of fullback Reuben Bernstein. A starter for all four of his varsity seasons, Sokolower began as fullback/tackle as a freshman in 1914, played center in 1915, and then moved permanently to left tackle in 1916 and 1917.
Sokolower played lineman at NYU from 1914-1917.
Use links below to navigate through the football section of Jews In Sports.
encyclopedia of JEWS in sports by Bernard Postal, Jesse Silver, and Roy Silver (New York: Bloch Publishing Co., 1965)
New York Times, November 30, 1915